PHP Developer / PHP SW Engineer (Innovative Fin-tech company with in-house development)

Ferratum IT (Global IT Services s.r.o. part of Ferratum Group)

Place of work
Contract type
Start date
Based on agreement
Wage (gross)
From 2 100 EUR/month

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

We are looking for skilled professional who will be able:
• Build new features to our Internal PHP solutions for lending banking and for internal tools.
• Be a team player - working with highly skilled seniors.
• As there is no system without bugs, so we need you for handling maintenance of existing systems as well. To get a little taste of our Ferratum life, check out our video here:

Employee perks, benefits

• You will professionally grow and have opportunity to attend conferences, certifications, technical workshops, trainings, and meetups
• Competitive salary package and bonuses depending on relevant knowledge and experience.
• We are proud to offer challenging environment not jammed with bureaucracy and old technologies where innovative ideas are supported and highly appreciated, notebook with high-ram, 2 large screens, wifi with VPN and best working tools is for us standard
• We go beyond and offer 4 sick days per year, 4 EUR meal vouchers for all work days incl. vacations, home-office and sickness, multi-sport card with discount and company branded merchandise
• Our culture is oriented towards productivity and working in flexible hours or working from home is not issue for us - we like to work together and it is easier to share experience with team, but if you like and helps your performance to work from home we will support you
• You will enjoy fresh fruits, juices, snacks and tea or coffee, great events, table football with champions, quizzes, games, company parties, team buildings

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization


Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

PHP - advanced

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

• Have at least 3 years of experience in programming - including at least 1 year working on big projects
• Know PHP very well (we are working on PHP 7+ versions)
• Will to write tests in PHPUnit
• Know what SOLID stands for
• have experience with some of PHP frameworks
• Proficiency in writing efficient SQL queries and data models
• Passion for best design and coding practices and desire to develop new bold ideas
• understanding the business aspects of implementing projects
• Fluent English language skills (both oral and written)

Nice to have:
• Familiarity with Microservice architecture, event sourcing, distributed systems and asynchronous communication, authentication
• Basic knowledge of Kafka, Docker, OpenShift, Kibana, New Relic, Mongo, ElasticSearch
• Hands on experience with development tools: Intellij Idea, Gitflow, Bitbucket, Bamboo/Jenkins, SonarQube, Enterprise Architect, Swagger, JIRA
• A bit sympathy for the agile SDLC
• Practical knowledge of cache technologies (redis, memcache)


Brief description of the company

Ferratum is a pioneer in the field of financial technology and mobile consumer lending. Since 2005, the company has expanded its operations into more than 20 countries across Europe, North America and the APAC region. Ferratum Group’s headquarters are in Helsinki, Finland and the company is listed in the Prime Standard segment of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.

With our EU banking licence and our established Big Data technology, we are poised to establish ourselves as a leading mobile bank at the cutting edge of the digital revolution in the banking sector. Our aim is to be at the forefront of the mobile revolution in banking. Our main focus is on simple mobile solutions that satisfy every expectation of our customers. With Ferratum Group, your smartphone becomes a mobile bank.

Number of employees

500-999 employees

Company address

Global IT Services s.r.o.
Prievozská 4
821 09 Bratislava


Kontaktná osoba: Mgr. Jan Borcin
E-mail: poslať životopis
ID: 4034182  Dátum zverejnenia: 16.2.2021  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 2 100 EUR/month